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Earnhardt wants to win a title then ride into retirement

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Upon further review, hoisting a championship trophy is exactly how Dale Earnhardt Jr. wants to end his career.

NASCAR’s most popular driver caused a stir on « The Dan Patrick Show » when he claimed he would immediately retire if he wins the title this year. 1 142 mots de plus


College Board to boost SAT security to combat cheating

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The firm that owns the SAT college entrance exam is boosting security worldwide following test-stealing and other cheating in recent years.

The College Board said it’s reducing the number of international testing dates from six per year to four for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years. 549 mots de plus

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Emails: EPA's Pruitt cozy with fossil fuel industry

WASHINGTON (AP) — While serving as Oklahoma’s attorney general, new Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt coordinated closely with fossil-fuel companies and special interest groups working to undermine federal efforts to curb planet-warming carbon emissions, newly released emails show. 1 039 mots de plus


In Trump's White House, meatloaf is what's for dinner

(CNN) – No matter how you mash it, no matter how you shape it, it seems President Trump has yet to meet a meatloaf he doesn’t love. 145 mots de plus

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Upgrade on hold


PLANS to increase the capacity of the National Football Stadium from 15,000 to 25,000 for Papua New Guinea’s three scheduled Rugby League World Cup matches have been shelved, Sports Minister Justin Tkatchenko confirmed this week during a visit by tournament chief executive officer Andrew Hill to Port Moresby. 363 mots de plus


Oregon files motion to join suit against travel ban

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The state of Oregon has filed a motion to join a lawsuit by the states of Washington and Minnesota against President Donald Trump’s executive order banning travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries. 111 mots de plus


Sutlej Yamuna Link canal has to be constructed: SC tells Punjab govt.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it clear that state of Punjab would have to comply with its order on construction of Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal, saying the ongoing controversy over the project must be brought to an end at the earliest.  1 146 mots de plus